Electrical Safety

Electrical Safety

Be safe around electricity! Here are a few helpful tips to remember!

  • Don't touch an electric switch with wet hands!
  • Never overload outlets with too many plugs!
  • Never plug in an electric cord that is frayed!
  • Don't use electrical equipment outdoors in the rain!
  • Never use water to put out electrical fires!
  • Don't stand under trees or telephone poles during a storm!
  • Stay away from fallen electrical lines!
  • Fly kites in open fields away from electrical lines!
  • Stay out of the water during a thunderstorm!
  • Stay away from substation fences!
  • Do not throw rocks at utility line insulators or transformers!